Song Of The Day by Eric Berman – Thanksgiving Special #1 – “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree” by Arlo Guthrie
It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without Arlo’s classic 1967 shaggy dog story of a bunch of hippies doin’ their best to lend a hand to a friend by disposing some garbage on Thanksgiving. It’s a true story about a true Alice…in fact; my Aunt’s sister was good friends with the real … (read more…)
1967, The Who play the first of two nights at The Village Theatre in New York City. The Vagrants, with guitarist Leslie West, and The Rich Kids open for them.
1967, Spirit, Country Joe & the Fish, and Moby Grape … (read more…)
1966, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, Sam the Sham and the Pharoahs, Bryan Hyland and Distant Cousins a … (read more…)
1965, Dave Clark Five perform at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto.
1965, Marc Bolan appeared live on the UK TV show Five O’Clock Funfair … (read more…)
1963, President John F. Kennedy is shot in Dallas, Texas as his motorcade passes through downtown. He is pronounced dead at Parkland Medical Center.
1964, The Who appeared at the Goldhawk … (read more…)
1967, The Who begin their first headlining tour of the U.S. at the Civic Auditorium in Fargo, North Dakota with supporting act the Unbelievable Uglies. The Mayor of Fargo accuses the Who of inciting the teen audience with their instrument-destroying beh … (read more…)